BARBARA.  O'BRIEN

My paintings reflect the amazing colors in nature often taken for granted ;  play of  light and shade  focus in my seascapes and landscapes.

I love the vibrancy of pastel as a medium , and the freedom to mix color using acrylic on canvas.

Member of Peninsula Arts Society since 2007, President 2010 and life member. 

COLORS OF KARIJINI.        -  National Park. WA

ACRYLIC.  W76CM. X H 68CM.  FRAMED

$650

The contrast of the outback colors always grab me. Against a clear blue sky , the red rock formations are amazing . Nat Reg 000-2820=0138-01

 

DUNES OF COFFIN BAY.    - National Park Eyre Peninsula SA

PASTEL.  W66CM X H 53CM.   FRAMED

WAS $750. NOW $690

I love the contrast of the brilliant blue of the sky & sea with the white sands of the dunes. Nat Reg 000-2820-0153-01

 

LARA WETLANDS.      - Barcaldine Qld

ACRYLIC.    W 76CM. X H 46CM. FRAMED

$700.    SOLD

The play of light through the trees onto the water really captured my interest , so  I enhanced the colors to fit the mood.

 

HARBOUR REFLECTIONS

ACRYLIC.  W 52CM. X H 42CM.  FRAMED

WAS $450. NOW $380

I have tried to capture the quiet "end of day" light that gives some wonderful water reflections.